On December 10, 3013, EdgeLink’s Managing Director and Founder, Jeff Miller, presented on a panel for the Technology Association of Oregon’s Technology Services Forum. The panel discussed “The Technical Services Talent Paradox: Solutions to the Talent Crunch.” Also on the panel were J.R. Storment from Cloudability and Claire Hernandez from HealthSparq.
The panel discussed hiring trends and best practices companies can utilize for recruitment and retention purposes in their organizations. In today’s market, when companies are looking for critical talent for their technical services positions, they are finding that recruiting is becoming a difficult undertaking. Not finding that perfect candidate with the right technical skills, combined with a strong business acumen can be inhibitive to achieving business objectives.